FBTwitterLinkedinGoogle+YoutubeInstagram
Captain James Van Thach Speaker Agent

Captain James Van Thach

Category :Military, Veterans
Booking Fee Range :
Live Event: Please Contact  About Fees
Virtual Event: Please Contact
Travels From : Queens, NY, USA
Request Booking Information on
Captain James Van Thach

 Captain James Van Thach Biography

Captain James Văn Thạch, USA (Ret.) is a highly decorated United States Army veteran who was wounded twice in the line of duty in Iraq. He is a Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient, and is the first Vietnamese-American to become an advisor to the New Iraqi Army. In recognition of his service, Captain James Van Thach was awarded the honorary title of Brigadier General by the Iraqi government. He was designated the tremendous task of spearheading a $6.8 million project, building Combat Outpost Shocker a forward-operations base in Iraq just a few kilometers from the border with Iran.

He is a native of Bellerose, Queens where he resides today.

After graduating from Touro Law School, Captain James Van Thach volunteered for a two year tour of duty in Iraq where he was first injured in an IED explosion. After recovering from those injuries, he was injured again during a rocket attack, which exploded less than 20 meters from where he was standing.

As a result of those injuries, James retired from the Army in 2009, and in May of 2012 was invited to participate in Team Training at Canine Companions for Independence in Medford, NY. James was matched with his service dog and now constant companion, Liz.

Since receiving Liz, James has gained more self-confidence and persevered through his injuries and was strong enough in 2013 to take a tour to Afghanistan on Operation Proper Exit to speak to over 1,500 troops about his wounds and how having his service dog has changed his life.

All American Speakers Bureau is a full-service talent booking agency providing information on booking Captain James Van Thach for speaking engagements, personal appearances and corporate events. Contact an All American Speakers Bureau booking agent for more information on Captain James Van Thach speaking fees, availability, speech topics and cost to hire for your next live or virtual event.

Tag Cloud

captain james van thach corporate event special event appearance fees contact keynote speaking booking agency speaker bureaus celebrity hire schedule how to find favorite recommended famous entertainment 392874
Booking Agency Disclaimer:

Captain James Van Thach Booking Agency: Celebrity Appearance Fees and Availability

Contact a booking agent to check availability on Captain James Van Thach and other top corporate entertainment

Exclusive Buyer's Agent that Books Celebrities, Entertainers and Speakers like Captain James Van Thach for Speaking Engagements, Appearances and Corporate Events


Please Note: All American Speakers Bureau is a full-service talent booking agency providing information on booking Captain James Van Thach for speaking engagements, personal appearances and corporate events. Contact an All American Speakers Bureau booking agent for more information on Captain James Van Thach speaking fees, availability, speech topics and cost to hire for your next live or virtual event.

Related Tags: Information on keynote speaking engagements, personal appearances, corporate entertainment and appearance fees for Captain James Van Thach, an inspirational motivational speaker. bio for Captain James Van Thach agency, manager, speaker fees, speaking agency entertainment booking agency, speaker's fee, how to book, booking agencies for lectures, speaking event, celebrity appearances for hire, who is agent, manager, publicist, who represents, speakers bureau management who represents Captain James Van Thach

TOP